Pakistan have lastly opened their account within the ongoing T20 World Cup 2022 with a cushty victory over the Netherlands at Optus Stadium in Perth on Sunday.
Batting first, the Dutch aspect by no means actually acquired any momentum as Pakistan bowlers bowled in tight traces and saved taking wickets at common intervals to keep up the stress. The Scott Edwards-led staff ultimately reached 91/9 of their allotted 20 overs.
Shadab Khan was the decide of the bowler for Pakistan, taking a superb three-wicket haul whereas conceding solely 22 runs in his quota of 4 overs. Other than Shadab, Mohammad Wasim Jr took a few scalps for 15 in three overs. Colin Ackermann with 27 and skipper Edwards with 15 have been the one double digit scorers for the Netherlands.
In response, Pakistan would’ve anticipated a calk stroll type of a chase, however the Netherlands bowlers didn’t permit the Males in Inexperienced to have full domination. Babar Azam & Co. misplaced 4 wickets earlier than gunning down the paltry goal in 13.5 overs.
Wicketkeeper-batter Mohammad Rizwan was the highest scorer for his aspect with 49 from 39 deliveries. Brandon Glover picked up two wickets for the Netherlands in 2.5 overs.
“I’ve bowled in opposition to few of their gamers in county cricket, so I understand how they play. All our bowlers bowled properly. The quick bowlers put stress within the powerplay, and I took wickets due to that stress constructed. We didn’t end the sport properly within the final couple of matches, however we managed to do it right now,” stated ‘Participant of the Match’ Shadab within the post-game presentation.
Right here is how Twitter reacted:
So now it is phrases hardly ever stated by Pakistani cricket followers “come on India, please win” #T20WorldCup #PAKvsNED #INDvSA pic.twitter.com/f2z1jm0q6W
— Saj Sadiq (@SajSadiqCricket) October 30, 2022
🟠TheNetherlands might have tried too arduous. Simple win by @TheRealPCB 95 for 4 in 13.5 overs.
Brandon Glover 2 for 22
Paul van Meekeren 1 for 19@t20worldcup#wewinnenveelmetsport #teamnl #joinourjourney #samensterker #fairtree #t20worldcup #icc pic.twitter.com/9fXsKDh7qP
— Cricket🏏Netherlands (@KNCBcricket) October 30, 2022
Pakistan received their first-ever match in Australia within the T20 format.
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) October 30, 2022
This too shall go. Keep robust @babarazam258. 🙏🏽
— Amit Mishra (@MishiAmit) October 30, 2022
Pakistan received by 6 wickets.
Scorecard: https://t.co/MthCVwDKtT#PAKvNED #T20WorldCup pic.twitter.com/mlPcPp4ZqY
— CricketTimes.com (@CricketTimesHQ) October 30, 2022
Pakistan earn a six-wicket win over the Netherlands 🙌#WeHaveWeWill | #T20WorldCup | #NEDvPAK pic.twitter.com/wM2AQ2svVq
— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) October 30, 2022
Mohammad Rizwan overtakes Mohammad Hafeez to grow to be Pakistan’s second highest run-scorer in T20I cricket behind Babar Azam. He is the ninth participant general to attain 2500+ runs within the format. #T20WorldCup
— Farid Khan (@_FaridKhan) October 30, 2022
Pakistan’s first ever T20I win in Australia 👏🏻
— Wajahat Kazmi (@KazmiWajahat) October 30, 2022
Pakistan register a complete six-wicket win over the Netherlands 👏#NEDvPAK | 📝: https://t.co/9F4Kc8mtIp pic.twitter.com/Fi7KH8BhEO
— T20 World Cup (@T20WorldCup) October 30, 2022
Shadab Khan is essentially the most priceless T20 cricketer on the earth for me. Extremely economical wicket taking wrist spinner who bats within the prime 5, fields properly, and is extraordinarily clutch. Insane ICC event report. Bowls properly in all situations. He has all of it.
— Ali Asad (@aliasad1998) October 30, 2022
One other day, one other very good spell! Shadab Khan continues to roar 🦁#NEDvPAK #T20WorldCup pic.twitter.com/tHDMb6ajei
— Islamabad United (@IsbUnited) October 30, 2022
After an outstanding efficiency with the ball, Shadab Khan hit the successful runs to safe Pakistan’s first victory of the event! pic.twitter.com/Vbs39vfXk3
— Aʟɪᴢᴀッ (@iamthealiza) October 30, 2022
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TAGS: ICC T20 World Cup 2022, Netherlands, Pakistan, PAKvNED, Shadab Khan
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